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701, 2019

SZA, Ty Dolla $ign, Jessie Reyez, Lil Wayne, More Tapped For The Governors Ball

January 7th, 2019|News, R&B News|

Several R&B artist will hit the stage during the 2019 Governor's Ball. Going doing Memorial Day weekend at Randall’s Island Park, this year's line-up is sure to bring out music lovers from near and far. Headliners include Tyler, The Creator, Lil Wayne and BROCKHAMPTON (Friday, May 31); Florence and the Machine, Major Lazer and The 1975 (Saturday, June 1), and Nas, SZA [More]

701, 2019

Sparkle Makes a Stand Against Abusers on New Single, ‘We Are Ready’

January 7th, 2019|Music, R&B Music|

R&B singer Stephanie 'Sparkle' Edwards is taking full advantage of her platform following the airing of the three-part Lifetime documentary, 'Surviving R. Kelly.' The one-time R. Kelly protégé releases the new single, "We Are Ready," a female empowerment anthem that not only tackles the current R. Kelly drama, she also touches on cultural movements like Time's Up. "We have a voice, and it's loud," Sparkle emotionally declares on [More]

701, 2019

Lets Not Forget That R. Kelly Has Kids

January 7th, 2019|News, R&B News|

As we continue to condemn R. Kelly for his pedophilia behavior, noted in Surviving R. Kelly, let's not forget one important matter, he has children. It's crucial that we protect these women and young black girls in general, but we must also be mindful and shield his children from more pain. After all, they didn't ask for this. Lifetime's docu-series [More]

601, 2019

Brie Releases New Single ‘New Year New Me’

January 6th, 2019|Music, R&B Music|

Singer/Songwriter Brie has literally taken the phrase “New Year New Me,” and turned it into an original single to bring in 2019. "New Year New Me" is leading the charge to give everyone positive vibes as they begin another 12-month cycle. Wrapped in subtle melodies, the song discusses Brie’s past and how she’s decided to put her best foot forward [More]

601, 2019

Rising NY Rapper Leighn Paris Revives The Early 2000s With “Wood Grain”

January 6th, 2019|Rap Music, Rappersroom|

Emerging New York rapper Leighn Paris is giving new music in the form of his single “Wood Grain.” The song is the lead offering from his upcoming EP. Sampling Belizean hip-hop star Shyne’s infamous single “Bad Boyz” by way of Grace Jones's "Nightclubbing," Leigh Paris fused his roots of Belize with his upbeat melodic lyricism and rap flow to create [More]

601, 2019

Chris Brown Gains Ownership of His Masters in New RCA Deal

January 6th, 2019|News, R&B News|

Rarely do you see an artist gain ownership of their Masters in a label deal, but Grammy-winning R&B artist Chris Brown has accomplished that feat. Brown's new record deal with his longtime label RCA Records not only extends their partnership but it gives him ownership of his master recordings. The deal also adds Brown's name to the list of one of [More]

601, 2019

EXCLUSIVE: Southern Playas Talk Style, Musical Inspiration, Culture & Atlanta

January 6th, 2019|Rap Interview, Rappersroom|

Rappersroom had the opportunity to meet up with Southern Playas, ClayJames and Sweet Tooth in the historic Castleberry neighborhood of Atlanta, Georgia. Catching up with the duo we learned about the Southern Playas swagger, the importance of Atlanta to the music culture, and musical inspirations across the board. The Southern swag is exhibited not only in the way they speak [More]

601, 2019

Ed Sheeran’s Lawsuit With Marvin Gaye Heirs Heading To Trial

January 6th, 2019|Pop, Pop News|

Ed Sheeran will have to face a jury in a copyright infringement lawsuit that alleges that he copied elements of Marvin Gaye’s "Let’s Get It On" for his 2014 hit, "Thinking Out Loud." Judge Louis Stanton recently ruled against Sheeran's request to dismiss the suit and insisted that a jury should decide whether he and bosses at Sony/ATV Music Publishing and Atlantic Records should be liable. [More]

601, 2019

Video: Danielle Bellas – ‘I Got This’

January 6th, 2019|R&B Music Videos, R&B Videos|

UK singer/songwriter Danielle Bellas recently delivered an inspiring and sentimental music video for her triumphant single, "I Got This." Released after Mental Health Month, the visual features people opening up about their own negative thoughts and fears - showing that no-one is alone in their pain. Danielle says, “I Got This is about turning negative thoughts into positive ones. There’s so [More]

601, 2019

Chance The Rapper Says He “Made a Mistake” Working With R. Kelly + Apologizes to Women

January 6th, 2019|News, R&B News|

Chicago hip hop star Chance the Rapper, real name Chancelor Jonathan Bennett, was taken aback by the Lifetime three-part docu-series, Surviving R. Kelly, and now he regrets working with the controversial R&B legend. To highlight some of their collaborative history, In 2014, Chance brought R. Kelly out as a surprise guest during his Lollapalooza set, telling eventgoers, "Make some noise for the Pied Piper of R&B." The following [More]

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